Edit ModuleShow Tags

Shelter

Sheryl Klein of Eluminations Lighting Design Illuminates Porches and More

Tips for lighting up outdoor home areas such as courtyards and front doors as winter approaches and darkness arrives early.
November 23, 2018

Going Native Pays Off

Nancy Peterson earned an EBMUD rebate for turning her front yard into a showcase of native flora, and you can, too.
October 16, 2018

Taking Your Landscape Native

Lara M. Wilson of Bountiful Botanicals offers simple advice for getting started on remodeling your yard.
September 25, 2018

Synthetic Lawns Grow in Popularity

They look lush and feel real and can save time and money.
August 28, 2018

Murphy Beds Make a Comeback

They’ve come a long way since their alleged debut in San Francisco in the Victorian era.
June 21, 2018

Laundry Rooms Get Upgrades

Bright, bold colors, energy-efficient front-loading washers and dryers, and well-planned spaces can lessen laundry day drudgery.
May 24, 2018

Rocks, Pebbles, and Stones Are Replacing Grass

Conscientious homeowners are eschewing grass and going for rock, pebbles, and stone in xeriscaping, which is water conservation disguised as art.
March 30, 2018

Home Design That’s Relaxed, Individual, and Well-Crafted

Here’s how some of the area’s hippest home decor purveyors pinpoint local cool — and share what’s hot in home goods.
March 29, 2018

Farmhouse Fantasy

Today’s farmhouse style mixes modern and rustic for a spare, spacious, and overtly utilitarian feel.
February 26, 2018

Will I See You Again?

Successful home security depends on the technology and a lasting relationship.
August 02, 2017